Disagreements among family members concerning the distribution of property or the decedent’s true intentions can be emotionally difficult. We balance the financial aspects of the litigation with the long-term personal issues that can motivate familial litigants.

Bill Boyes, John Farina, and Peter Matwiczyk are estate and trust litigators.

Each has successfully litigated hundreds of estate and trust disputes.

Boyes, Farina & Matwiczyk estate litigation attorneys prosecute or defend cases involving:

Will and trust contests
Allegations of fraud, undue influence and lack of capacity
Accounting disputes
Breach of fiduciary duty
Will and trust construction, modification, reformation or termination
Estate and trust administration
Fiduciary removal and inheritance rights

Creditor claims
Elective share disputes
Estate planning malpractice
Wrongful death litigation
Jointly held assets, including bank and brokerage accounts
Homestead disputes

Typically, we represent clients on an hourly basis. In some circumstances we undertake cases on a contingent fee basis or alternative fee arrangement.